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Student Allegedly Assaulted and St_abbed in Pr_ivate Parts

Disturbing Incident at St Columba’s High School

In a distressing incident suspected to be an act of bullying, a Form Four pupil at St Columba’s High School in Bulawayo collapsed after being subjected to a horrifying attack in the school’s restroom. According to a source at the school, an unknown individual believed to be a fellow student, forcibly pushed the victim against the wall, covered her head with a plastic bag, and then proceeded to st_ab her with a ballpoint pen in her pr_ivate parts.

The victim attempted to resist, but she was overwhelmed by her attacker, who forcefully pushed her head into the toilet bowl. After a few moments, the victim lost consciousness. She later regained consciousness and managed to alert a fellow pupil who came to her aid. Together, they discovered the ballpoint pen still lodged in her pr_ivate parts. The victim had stab wounds and torn underwear, and a pair of scissors was found on the floor.

School authorities were immediately informed, and the victim’s parents were contacted. She was swiftly taken to Mpilo Central Hospital for medical attention. The incident has been reported to the police, and an investigation is currently underway.

Confirming the incident, Bulawayo police spokesperson Inspector Abednico Ncube urged anyone with information about the perpetrator to come forward. The headmaster of St Columba’s High School, Father Canon Ncube, expressed the school’s cooperation with the police investigation and mentioned that counseling would be provided to students who were traumatized by the incident.

This shocking act of violence highlights the urgent need for schools to address bullying and ensure the safety and well-being of their students.

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